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Sgt Lester Leroy Eckrote, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1924
Wapwallopen
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1993
Nanticoke
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA


☆☆☆~ World War II Veteran ~☆☆☆

Served in the U.S. Army in the European Theater of Operations from March 1943 to March 1946 as a TEC 4

Lester was the older of two children and the only son. He married Grace Doretta Minnick in 1948, and they raised three children: Betty Jane, Lester Leroy Jr., and Tammy Marie. He was employed for 35 years as a foreman for Wise Foods in Berwick, Columbia County, Pennsylvania.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilson Edgar Eckrote (1898 - 1987)
  Laura Frances Goss Eckrote (1905 - 1997)
 
 Spouse:
  Grace Doretta Minnick Eckrote (1926 - 2015)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Emmanuel United Church of Christ Cemetery
Dorrance
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 11, 2009
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